Martin Bresnick: Pine Eyes

A dark and delightful evening-length chamber work based on Carlo Collodi’s beloved The Adventures of PinocchioPine Eyes is a rich mixture of music and words—a compelling adventure for the imagination that will captivate audiences of all ages. Martin Bresnick joins Zeitgeist to create a fantastic tale of transformation and discovery with plenty of the bewitchment, adventure, and heroism so crucial to a good fairy tale.  Continue reading “Martin Bresnick: Pine Eyes”

Harold Budd: She is a Phantom

She is a Phantom (1994)

by Harold Budd

Harold Budd, well known for collaborations with Brian Eno and the Cocteau Twins, writes simple and utterly gorgeous music. This album contains Harold Budd’s She Is a Phantom (1992), written for Zeitgeist, and In Delius’ Sleep (1974). On this recording, Budd joins the ensemble, playing piano and narrating his poetry.

Performers: Heather Barringer, Jay Johnson, Tom Linker, Bob Samarotto, Harold Budd (voice and piano).

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